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Staff Systems Engineer - Endpoint Cloud Containers Security

Austin, TX 78721
JobTitle: Staff Systems Engineer - Endpoint Cloud Containers Security
Job ID: 356195_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Technology
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

The Home Depot is seeking a Staff Systems Engineer in IT Endpoint Protection. The Staff Systems Engineer develops, maintains, and supports The Home Depot's technical infrastructure that includes network, hardware, database, and system software components for a broad range of End Point security related tools and technologies, including but not limited to EDR (Endpoint Detection & Response), Cloud Security & Container Security solutions. The Staff Systems Engineer, will be part of the Security Operations Center Systems team responsible for supporting the Cloud Security service, partnering with Design teams to continuously enhance and mature the service through strategic initiatives. Staff Systems Engineers are expected to leverage tooling and custom applications to monitor, optimize performance and increase the effectiveness of security solutions. In addition, Staff Systems Engineers would be part of an On-Call rotation for supporting routine upgrades, application support as well as root cause and post-mortem analyses around security incidents and service interruptions. As a Staff Systems Engineer, you will be able to operate independently, though knowledge share as a mentor of junior team members to expand the team’s overall skillsets. Based on the Staff Engineers extensive experience they would be expected to provide process creation, leading initiatives and ensure best practices are followed for the service. This role typically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Senior Manager.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
20% - Strategy & Planning:
Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives
Leads the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements
Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products
Proactively creates and maintains tools for monitoring and support
Participates in project planning and management across multiple efforts
Develops formal training courses
30% - Delivery & Execution:
Leads configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure
Leads field and corporate roll-outs of technology
Leads the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs
Creates and optimizes specifications for technology solutions
Produces and manages purchase requests for hardware and software
40% - Support & Enablement:
Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure
Supports technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams
Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases, and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate
Drives root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions
Maintains, upgrades, and supports existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability
Acts as a vendor liaison, owning resourcing, issue management, and documentation
Leads the production of in-house documentation around solutions
Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues
Provides application support for software running in production
Creates scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service
Acts as a mentor to more junior Systems Engineers

10% - Learning:
Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure
Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice)
Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
NATURE AND SCOPE
Typically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition
Travel:
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:

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Posted: 2020-08-26 Expires: 2020-09-26

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Home Depot, Inc.
Austin, TX 78721

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